Book to Movie Adaptations

There's a recent tag on the booktube community about the 5 books you want to see as movies, I wanted to expand and also list my top 5 favorite and least favorite book to movie adaptions along with ones I want to see as movies and also movies I wish were books!


Favorite Book to Movie Adaptions:

[There's so many I love so I'm choosing ones that I felt stuck to the book pretty well and best represent the characters and overall feel of the book]

1. The Secret Life of Bees by Sue Monk Kidd

2. Something Borrowed by Emily Giffin

3. The Princess Bride by William Goldman

4. Water for Elephants by Sara Gruen

5. Shutter Island by Dennis Lehane


Least Favorite Book to Movie Adaptions:

1. Nights in Rodanthe by Nicholas Sparks

2. Twilight Saga by Stephenie Meyer

3. The Silver Linings Playbook by Matthew Quick

4. Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte (Newest adaption- 2011)

5. Eat, Pray, Love by Elizabeth Gilbert


Books I Want to See as Movies:

1. The Guardian by Nicholas Sparks (and every book of his that's not already a movie)

2. Something Blue by Emily Giffin

3. The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern

4. My Name is Memory by Ann Brashares (with a better ending)

5. Anna and the French Kiss by Stephanie Perkins


Movies I Wish Were Books:

1. Now & Then

2. Made of Honor

3. Titanic

4. You've Got Mail

5. Definitely, Maybe